How to Make a Frappuccino (Recipe You Can DIY at Home!)

Frappuccinos are a coffee shop staple and are the perfect way to drink coffee in the summer without overheating. It is surprisingly easy to make a frappuccino at home with this simple recipe. And it is likely to be your new favorite coffee with its potential for endless customization, oozing with goodness like caramel sauce or chocolate syrup. 

Read on to learn what makes a frappuccino and how to make a Starbucks copycat version that’s even better.


  • 2 cups of ice
  • 2 shots of espresso (or 1 cup of really strong coffee)
  • 1 cup of milk
  • 2 tbsps of sweetener
  • Whipped cream (optional)
  • Chocolate syrup (optional – other flavors are also encouraged!)